Compare SAP PLM, PTC Windchill, and Autodesk Vault

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Autodesk Vault
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Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
7.5
8.1
8.0
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
6.3
6.8
7.2
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
6.1
5.1
6.6
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
7.4
6.2
7.7
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
6.8
7.1
7.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
7.3
6.8
7.7
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
6.1
7.2
8.3
Meets Requirements
SAP PLM
7.5
PTC Windchill
8.1
Autodesk Vault
8.0
Ease of Use
SAP PLM
6.3
PTC Windchill
6.8
Autodesk Vault
7.2
Ease of Setup
SAP PLM
6.1
PTC Windchill
5.1
Autodesk Vault
6.6
Ease of Admin
SAP PLM
7.4
PTC Windchill
6.2
Autodesk Vault
7.7
Quality of Support
SAP PLM
6.8
PTC Windchill
7.1
Autodesk Vault
7.4
Ease of Doing Business With
SAP PLM
7.3
PTC Windchill
6.8
Autodesk Vault
7.7
Product Direction (% positive)
SAP PLM
6.1
PTC Windchill
7.2
Autodesk Vault
8.3

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
6.9%
9.8%
24.4%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
13.8%
15.7%
56.1%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
79.3%
74.5%
19.5%
SAP PLM
Small-Business
6.9%
Mid-Market
13.8%
Enterprise
79.3%
PTC Windchill
Small-Business
9.8%
Mid-Market
15.7%
Enterprise
74.5%
Autodesk Vault
Small-Business
24.4%
Mid-Market
56.1%
Enterprise
19.5%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
14.3%
Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
10.5%
Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
13.3%
 
Consumer Goods
14.3%
Consumer Goods
10.5%
Machinery
11.1%
 
Automotive
14.3%
Information Technology and Services
8.8%
Oil & Energy
8.9%
 
Medical Devices
8.6%
Medical Devices
7.0%
Security and Investigations
6.7%
 
Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
8.6%
Computer Software
5.3%
Mining & Metals
6.7%
 
Other
40.0%
Other
57.9%
Other
53.3%
SAP PLM
Information Technology and Services
14.3%
Consumer Goods
14.3%
Automotive
14.3%
Medical Devices
8.6%
Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
8.6%
Other
40.0%
PTC Windchill
Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
10.5%
Consumer Goods
10.5%
Information Technology and Services
8.8%
Medical Devices
7.0%
Computer Software
5.3%
Other
57.9%
Autodesk Vault
Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
13.3%
Machinery
11.1%
Oil & Energy
8.9%
Security and Investigations
6.7%
Mining & Metals
6.7%
Other
53.3%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Biplab M.
Industry Analyst / Tech Writer in Oil & Energy

As SAP is the backbone of many manufacturing business process, using SAP PLM gives a real time competiive advantages over other PLM packages available in the Market. Here are few advantages 1. Materials and BOM are available in SAP evenbefore released...

Israel P.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

As this review is titled, PTC's Windchill PDM is a big scalable tool that most likely you won't be able to outgrown no matter what Company size. It is extremely solid and once properly implemented, it should be fairly stable and reliable. The web based...

Ryan S.
Administrator in Machinery

Vault is very easy to use. After reading a few install documents I was able to set up Vault on a local server and train my colleagues on it's use. It greatly helped in coordinating our engineering functions on several projects and kept pesky file management...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Nanotechnology

Very expensive application Complicated application

Fabiola F.
Consultant in Market Research

It was hard to understand at times; and it was hard to coach others who had minimal knowledge of it.

G2 User in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering

How easy it is to get something out of order, when multiple users are working on the same thing.

 
SAP PLM
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Biplab M.
Industry Analyst / Tech Writer in Oil & Energy

As SAP is the backbone of many manufacturing business process, using SAP PLM gives a real time competiive advantages over other PLM packages available in the Market. Here are few advantages 1. Materials and BOM are available in SAP evenbefore released...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Nanotechnology

Very expensive application Complicated application

PTC Windchill
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Israel P.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

As this review is titled, PTC's Windchill PDM is a big scalable tool that most likely you won't be able to outgrown no matter what Company size. It is extremely solid and once properly implemented, it should be fairly stable and reliable. The web based...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Fabiola F.
Consultant in Market Research

It was hard to understand at times; and it was hard to coach others who had minimal knowledge of it.

Autodesk Vault
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Ryan S.
Administrator in Machinery

Vault is very easy to use. After reading a few install documents I was able to set up Vault on a local server and train my colleagues on it's use. It greatly helped in coordinating our engineering functions on several projects and kept pesky file management...

Most Helpful Critical Review
G2 User in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering

How easy it is to get something out of order, when multiple users are working on the same thing.

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